Volume 34, Number 2 (Fall 1994)
Editor’s Note: A Tribute to Russell Kirk
Essay 8 October 2000
Best of the Bookman 2 October 2011
Knight of Truth
- A eulogy for Russell Kirk.
Best of the Bookman 9 October 2011
Russell Kirk: An Appreciation
- Another essay from our 1994 memorial issue. Human nature, as Kirk reminded us, is a constant.
Best of the Bookman 16 October 2011
An Augustine for Our Age
- A memorial to Russell Kirk from our 1994 tribute edition, from one of Dr. Kirk's personal assistants.
Best of the Bookman 23 October 2011
Death of a Giant
- Another tribute to Dr. Kirk from our memorial issue. The former publisher of National Review explains the difference between conservatism and “classical liberalism” and Kirk’s irreplaceable role in intellectual history.
Best of the Bookman 30 October 2011
- In this excerpt from our memorial issue, the legendary professor of philosophy from the University of Dallas offers an homage to his friend Russell Kirk.
Best of the Bookman 6 November 2011
The Youthful Writings of Russell Kirk
- In this article from our memorial issue, one of Russell Kirk’s assistants reviews his juvenalia and points out continuities with his mature work.
Best of the Bookman 13 November 2011
A Literary Patrimony
- In this article from our 1994 Memorial issue, Russell Kirk's daughter Cecilia discusses the literary heritage that she was given by Kirk’s regular evening readings.
Best of the Bookman 7 October 2012
Rediscovering a Neglected Conservative Mind
- Liberty, Equality, Fraternity, by James Fitzjames Stephen. Edited by Stuart D. Warner. Liberty Fund, Inc., 1993 xxix + 270 pp., $19.50 cloth; $7.50, paper.
Also in this Issue
On the Passing of Dr. Russell Kirk
Statement by Governor John Engler
Michigan Senate Resolution
Offered by Senator Joanne Emmons
Is Life Worth Living?
Epilogue from Russell Kirk’s Memoirs
A Note On Russell Kirk